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On Palestine: 10 Fiction and Non-Fiction Book Recommendations

by in Identity on 10th May, 2021

Bookstagrammer Yara Yaghi has curated a list of books on Palestine which are both in Arabic and English. We have shared a few of the recommended reads in this list, to find the full list and more information on each of the books please see here.

1. The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine by Ilan Pappe

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2. On Palestine by Noam Chomsky and Ilan Pappe

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3. I Saw Ramallah by Mourid Barghouti

4. A Child in Palestine: The Cartoons of Naji Al-Ali

5. Return: A Palestinian Memoir by Ghada Karmi

6. In Search of Fatima: A Palestinian Story by Ghada Karmi

6. The Blue Between Sky and Water by Susan Abulhawa

7. Against the Loveless World by Susan Abulhawa

8. Mornings in Jenin by Susan Abulhawa

9. All That’s Left to You by Ghassan Kanafani

10. Men in the Sun by Ghassan Kanafani

Some more recommendations from the Amaliah community include…

11. The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonial Conquest and Resistance by Rashid Khalidi

12. Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine by Noura Erakat

Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine: Amazon.co.uk: Noura  Erakat: 9781503613577: Books

13. Except for Palestine: The Limits of Progressive Politics by Marc Lamont Hill and Mitchell Plitnick

Except for Palestine: The Limits of Progressive Politics: Amazon.co.uk: Hill,  Marc Lamont, Plitnick, Mitchell: 9781620975923: Books

14. Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement by Angela Y. Davis

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle : Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations  of a Movement: Amazon.co.uk: Angela Davis, Frank Barat: 9781608465644: Books

Yara Yaghi

Yara Yaghi

Yara Yaghi is a Palestinian living in the diaspora. She’s an avid reader, reviewer and social justice advocate. She tends to read diverse books that amplifies unheard voices.